Tonawanda firm wins the top prize at 43North competition
Friday, October 31, 2014
Source: Buffalo Business First
Nearly 7,000 companies from all over the world submitted applications for the 43North business competition, vying for $5 million in cash prizes. But in the end, the local team carried the day.
ASi LLC, which currently operates in leased space off Cooper Avenue in Tonawanda, won the $1 million top award, besting a group of 10 other finalists after a full day of pitching their business ideas at Shea's Performing Arts Center.
Two other companies from the western part of the state, Medical Conservation Devices of Batavia and Raland Therapeutics of Fairport, won $500,000 prizes.